To say that college basketball has seen its fair share of characters would be like saying only a few people were surprised that Virginia Commonwealth made it to the Final Four last year.
According to dictionary.com, character, in the sense that will be used to form this ranking, is defined as: an odd, eccentric, or unusual person.
If you want a one-word definition, I'd go with unique. Unique in the sense that chances are we'll never see a similar version of such player/coach/announcer.
Whether it's by their mannerisms, accomplishments, look, personality or temper, the following 25 people (in somewhat random order) will be forever remembered.